CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS

Performance Friday, February 27, 2015 | 7:30 PM

American Composers Orchestra

Orchestra Underground: Sins and Songs

Zankel Hall
Cited for “consistently champion[ing] contemporary music with consistent excellence” (The New York Times), the American Composers Orchestra showcases world premieres by daring young composers and a classic by Weill, who called his Seven Deadly Sins—his last collaboration with playwright Bertolt Brecht—a “ballet in song,” filled with memorable songs cast in the popular styles of the day.

Part of My Time, My Music.

Performers

  • American Composers Orchestra
    George Manahan, Music Director and Conductor
  • Shara Worden / My Brightest Diamond, Vocals

Program

  • WEILL The Seven Deadly Sins
  • MY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND "Whoever You Are"
  • MY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND "We Added it Up"
  • MY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND "Looking at the Sun"
  • SARAH KIRKLAND SNIDER Selections from Unremembered
  • SCHNYDER draKOOL (US Premiere)
  • CARMAN MOORE MADIBA (World Premiere)
This performance is part of Off the Beaten Track.

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